- Veronicia Johnson
Veronicia Johnson

Hometown:
Birmingham, Ala.

High School:
A.H. Parker HS

Event:
Sprints

Birthdate:
04/14/1988

Experience:
4L



AS A SENIOR (2011)
INDOOR: Ran a 26.97 in the 200-meter dash at the Niswonger Invitational ... finished the 300m in 43.51 at the Tiger Paw Invitational. OUTDOOR: Set a new meet record in the 200m with a time of 25.76 at the `Southern Invitational ... placed fifth in the 400m (59.46) at the `Southern Invitational ... recorded a top-10 finish in the 200m (25.90) at the Twilight Invitational.

AS A JUNIOR (2010)
Redshirted for both the indoor and outdoor seasons.

AS A SOPHOMORE (2009)
INDOOR: Ran a personal-best 1:00.44 in the 400m at the Niswonger Invitational ... took 21st place in the 300m (41.52) at the Meyo Invitational ... finished 18th in the 400m dash prelims with a personal-best time of 59.51 at the C-USA Championships ... recognized as UAB Scholar-Athlete of the Week (1/30/09). OUTDOOR: Recorded a fifth-place finish in the 200m dash (26.19) at the Southern Invitational ... ran a leg of the 4x100m relay that finished in sixth (48.19) at the Ole Miss Invitational ... ran a personal-record 400m at the War Eagle Invitational (57.04) ... aided the 4x400m relay team to a seventh-place finish at the C-USA Championships (3:49.96) ... also anchored the 4x100m relay at the C-USA Championships with a personal-record time of 47.77.

AS A FRESHMAN (2008)
INDOOR: Competed in the 200m dash during the indoor season, with her best performance coming at the Niswonger Invitational (27.04). OUTDOOR: Posted a third-place finish in the 400m at the Jace LaCoste Invitational ... was the third leg of the 4x400m relay that came in third place at the Jace LaCoste Invitational ... posted a personal-best 25.64 in the 200m dash at the Vanderbilt Invite ... set a personal best in the 400m dash at the Mississippi Open with a time of 57.79.

HIGH SCHOOL
Attended A.H. Parker High School in Birmingham, Ala. ...won two AHSAA State medals in the 4x400m relay and one in the 4x100m relay ... placed fourth in the 2006 Section 5A State Championship 200 and 400m dash ... team won three Birmingham City Relays and Birmingham City Championships.

PERSONAL
Full name is Veronicia Arnita Johnson ... born April 14, 1988 at Birmingham, Ala. ... daughter of Coltrenia Johnson and Limuet Bannerman ... majoring in health sciences.